Bengals' Joe Mixon frustrated by 1-yard run average

Miami Herald

Bengals' Joe Mixon frustrated by 1-yard run average Joe Mixon knows the ugly rushing numbers — his own, and the Bengals' overall. He's barely been able to get back to the line of scrimmage, and that has to end if Cincinnati is going to avoid another freefall. Mixon has averaged only 1.6 yards per carry in opening losses to Seattle and San Francisco. It's not all his fault — a patchwork line has given him and Giovani Bernard nowhere to go. The Bengals know they've got to get that fixed Sunday in Buffalo (2-0) in order to avoid another 0-3 start. "I'm going to step it up, and you definitely can expect a change real soon," Mixon said . It's more than just one running back picking up the pace. Mixon

Scroll to continue with content
Ad

What to Read Next